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ATLANTA BRAVES BLANKED BY SEATTLE MARINERS

Written by Matt Davis on June 5, 2014. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves were blanked by the Seattle Mariners 2-0 yesterday at Turner Field, allowing the Mariners to sweep the brief two-game series between the teams.  It was the Braves’ seventh shut out loss of the season. 

PRISON INMATE FOUND DEAD

Written by Matt Davis on June 4, 2014. Posted in News/Weather

An inmate at the Floyd County Prison was found dead on Tuesday morning.  Christopher Michael Marinos, age 30, was taken to Floyd Medical Center after he was discovered unresponsive in his cell.  Officials with the Georgia Department of Corrections believe Marinos’ death was a suicide.  His body is being sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation crime lab for an autopsy; the investigation into the matter continues. 

DEAL ANNOUNCES PLANS TO STOP MOTOR FUEL TAX INCREASE

Written by Matt Davis on June 4, 2014. Posted in News/Weather

Governor Nathan Deal has announced his intentions to stop an increase in the motor fuel tax that was slated to go into effect on July 1stThe average price for a gallon of gas increased to $3.66 from $3.21 in January and would have resulted in a 15 percent increase in the state gas tax. 

ATLANTA BRAVES LOSE HEARTBREAKER TO SEATTLE MARINERS

Written by Matt Davis on June 4, 2014. Posted in Sports

The Atlanta Braves fell to the Seattle Mariners 7-5 in the opener of a brief two-game series at Turner Field last night. 

ROME BRAVES DENIED SWEEP OF AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS WITH LOSS IN SERIES FINALE

Written by Matt Davis on June 5, 2014. Posted in Sports

The Rome Braves were denied a sweep of the Augusta Greenjackets as the Greenjackets beat the Braves 12-8 in the finale of a three game series last night at Augusta’s Lake Olmstead Stadium. Thus ends a seven game road trip that left Rome with three wins and four losses.

DAVID TUCKER ASSUMES EXEC DIREC POST FOR COOSA RIVER BASIN INITIATIVE

Written by Matt Davis on June 4, 2014. Posted in News/Weather

There’s a new sheriff in town at the Coosa River Basin Initiative.  David Tucker officially assumed the post of Executive Director of the organization on Monday.  He succeeds Joe Cook, who remains a part of the CRBI’s staff as Advocacy and Communications Coordinator. 

WRIGHT METAL TO LOCATE IN ROME, CREATING 50 NEW JOBS

Written by Matt Davis on June 4, 2014. Posted in News/Weather

Wright Metal Products Crates, LLC, purchased a building located in the Floyd County Industrial Park for a $1 million modernization, which will mean the creation of 50 new jobs. 

ROME BRAVES TAKE SECOND IN A ROW FROM AUGUSTA GREENJACKETS

Written by Matt Davis on June 4, 2014. Posted in Sports

The Rome Braves picked up their second win in a row over the Augusta Greenjackets 4-3 last night in game two of a three game series at Augusta’s Lake Olmstead Stadium. 

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